The Department of Small Business Development (DSBD) through its implementation agency, the Small Enterprise Development Agency (Seda), aims to address challenges experienced by youth in accessing entrepreneurial opportunities through partnerships with suitable Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) Colleges and Universities to provide Incubation: Technical and Business Development Support to enterprises, through the establishment of Centres for Entrepreneurship Rapid Incubators (CFERIs) in previously underserviced rural and township areas across provinces.

Closing date

Required information

  • Company name
  • Company website (if applicable)
  • Description of company
  • Company product
  • Location
  • Company category (i.e Fintech, Agritech, Edutech etc.)
Closing date

The applicant is required to provide the following; 

  • Business profile
  • Team member profiles & hiring projections
  • Business model - product/service
  • Support requirements
  • Business model - customer segment

 

Nelson Mandela Bay iHub is a business incubator located in Port Elizabeth and Thembalethu, George that supports businesses in ICT. The iHub has a specific focus on technologies that have the potential to disrupt existing value chains and facilitate market access for our incubatees whilst